Transfer to the airport for an onward flight to Saigon. Saigon is the country’s commercial centre and, with over eight million inhabitants and four million motorbikes, a city that never sleeps. Embark on a city tour to admire Saigon’s historic landmarks including the Notre Dame Cathedral, then head across the square to the Central Post Office designed by the French architect, Gustav Eiffel. Continue your visit with the former Presidential Palace, the headquarters of the Saigon Government during the American war, revealing the history of Saigon during its turbulent recent past. Continue to the War Remnants Museum for a vivid insight of the American war through the eyes of locals.
Day 15: Mekong Delta: Ben Tre – Mo Cay – Vung Liem – Tra On
Depart for a drive from Saigon to Ben Tre, situated in the Delta of the Mekong River. Upon arrival at Ham Luong River, get on board the private charming Mango Cruise. Your first stop will be the Mo Cay local wet market where the locals come to buy fresh produce. Continue cruising along the canals and stop at a village for a short walk to visit local cottage industries. Return to the boat and relax on deck where lunch with Mekong specialties will be served onboard. Hop on your bike for a leisurely ride to visit Cao Dai and Kh’mer temple. Get back on your boat for a cruise Tra On where you will stop for the night and enjoy dinner under the stars.
Day 16: Mekong Delta: Tra On – Cai Rang – Can Tho (Cruise) – Phu Quoc (Flight)
Visit Tra On floating market before heading to Can Tho early in the morning. Stop at the spectacular Cai Rang floating market where you will transfer to a smaller boat and mingle amongst the thousands of trading vessels. After the market visit, return to your Mango Cruise, and soak in your surroundings, before being dropped off at Ninh Kieu quay in Can Tho. Spend free at leisure to explore Can Tho City until your are transferred to Can Tho airport for your flight to Phu Quoc.
Day 17: Phu Quoc
Phu Quoc Island is the developing beach destination in Vietnam so it is ideal venue for those who are looking for something off the beaten track. Free time at leisure to explore the wild nature and turquoise sea around your resort.
Day 18: Phu Quoc
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Full day is free for beach relaxation. Dinner is at the stylish ITACA Lounge & Restaurant. The menu is based in the Catalonian kitchen with a touch off Phu Quoc. Enjoy a memorable honeymoon dinner in the romantic setting with flowers & candle lit and stunning décor of white theme.
Day 19: Phu Quoc – Saigon – Onward departure flight
After breakfast, free time at leisure until you are transferred to the airport for a flight to Saigon and onward departure flight.
*This is sample itinerary with no selected accommodation suggested unless otherwise stated. International airfares are not included unless otherwise specified within the detailed proposal – please contact our team to tailor this itinerary to your personal specifications.
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